Assistant Director for Menu Planning and Production

Company: Galena Park ISD

Phone: 8323861286

Position Offered: Assistant Director for Menu Planning and Production

Description: The Assistant Director of Menu Planning and Production is responsible for the Department’s nutrition programs (National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs. Infant and Toddler meals, and After School Nutrition Programs as they pertain to menus, a-la-carte items, and modified student diets). Ensuring compliance with all laws and regulations while providing nutritious meals to all stakeholders.

Salary starting 339.01/day Length of Assignment: 226 Days

Qualifications: Minimum Education/Certification: The position requires a Bachelor of Science degree in Nutrition, Nutrition Education, or Dietetics or a related field. • R.D, Required • MS preferred. • L.D. Preferred. Standard of Professional Conduct: As an employee of Galena Park ISD, District Instructional Specialists will adhere to the Board of Trustees’ Policy, the GPISD Employee Handbook, departmental and/or campus procedures, and all local, state, federal laws, and policies. Special Knowledge/Skills: Expertise in recipe standardization, menu planning, food preparation, and taste testing. Ability to coordinate district functions. Knowledge of Federal School Meal programs and regulations Ability to follow instructions, plan projects, and work effectively with students, staff, and faculty. Strong Communication and Interpersonal Skills Bilingual skills (Spanish) are preferred, but not required. Primero database experience preferred Minimum Experience: 1 year of experience in hospital, or school food administrative setting preferred.

OPEN UNTIL FILLED Contact Tony Gardea, Senior Director for Recruitment & Retention Galena Park Independent School District 14705 Woodforest Blvd., Houston, TX 77015 jgardea@galenaparkisd.com

Application: In District, Applicants must submit a letter of interest along with a current resume to the above contact person. Out of District Applicants must submit a letter of interest along with a current resume (these two documents can be downloaded directly into the applicant portal) and also apply online by creating an account on the GPISD Applicant Portal at: www.galenaparkisd.com/appportal.php